When Dad Killed Mom
When Jenna and Jeremey's father kills their artistic mother, they struggle to slowly rebuild a functioning family.
Family Relationships; Family member death; Kinship care; Incarceration; death of a parent; death of a mother; family tragedy; loss; family friend looking after child; father in prison
male child; female teenager
father; family friend
Booklist Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2002 Fiction
Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Ninth Edition, 2005
Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Supplement to the Eighth Edition, 2002
Senior High School Library Catalog, Sixteenth Edition, 2002
YALSA Teens' Top Ten, 2001
Young Adults' Choices, 2003
murder; elementary school; middle school; moving; fighting; gun violence; artist; trial; diary; adultry
Lester, Julius, "When Dad Killed Mom" (2001). Diverse Families. 1490.